Carless

It’s almost a year since we gave up owning a car; an experiment after yet one more expensive repair bill. We thought it would last a few months but a year on I can’t think why we didn’t ditch it sooner.

Hackeeism

Hacking, in the positive sense, is all about repurposing (or just purposing) things in a useful way. People hack data, objects, spaces, anything.

Drips

As we were coming through the automated barrier at the train station my wife overheard the following conversation.

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New

“New Year, New You.”

Excess

Here we go again. It’s that time of year. The time when we celebrate with excess. What is supposed to be a happy time of year seems to become stressful. People race around shopping for a crazy list of friends and relatives they just have to buy something for. Exactly what they don’t know, just something, anything. I’m guessing someone …